It’s not the beer cans that bother Ed Lake.
Nor the candy wrappers, cups, empty ice bags or cigarette cartons.
“I hate collecting styrofoam,” Lake said. “It’s the one thing that gets me.”
Three years ago, Lake and his wife Linda were looking for a hobby.
Their two children had recently married, leaving the retired West Lake couple with spare time and a childless budget.
With unlimited options on how to spend time, they stumbled on
an uncommon answer: picking up trash.